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List of the best survival foods, as ranked by doomsday preppers and food lovers. A catastrophic emergency can happen at any time. Whether it’s a massive earthquake, floods, or riots, it’s important to be prepared with a kit full of everything you need to survive. Of course you’ll need lots of pure bottled water, first aid kits, and other emergency supplies,but it’s extremely vital that you always have enough of the right food stocked in your survival kit. The best survival foods are either non-perishable, such as canned fruits and vegetables, or foods that are easily stored in cool, dry places. Since you can’t guarantee that in an emergency you’ll have electricity, it’s no use to have refrigerated foods in your survival kit.

When creating a survival kit full of food, you need to make sure you have a few weeks of non-perishable food at the very least. The best foods to add to your collection are canned foods, including canned meat, long lasting foods like peanut butter, and staples that can ensure you and your family get the right amount of nutrients like beans and rice.

What are the best survival foods? This list features the top food products you should keep in high supply in your safe survival kit area. If you know of any essential foods for an emergency that aren't on this list of must have foods for survival list, make sure to add them.

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165 18
Jerky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Survival Foods

2
171 23
Peanut butter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Survival Foods

3
139 19
Honey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Survival Foods

4
142 21
Protein Bars is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Survival Foods

5
128 23
Rice is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Survival Foods

6
121 22
Soup is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Survival Foods

7
114 24
Almond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Survival Foods

8
105 22
Light Tuna Canned In Water is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Survival Foods

9
116 28
Salt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Survival Foods

10
91 25
Pasta is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Survival Foods

11
77 19
Peanut is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Survival Foods

12
94 29
Sugar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Survival Foods

13
76 19
Dried Apple is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Survival Foods

14
76 21
Oat is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Survival Foods

15
86 27
Coffee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Survival Foods

16
85 29
Ramen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Survival Foods

17
74 23
Canned Peach is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Survival Foods
Canned Peach

18
68 21
Dried Banana is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Survival Foods
Dried Banana

19
68 24
Corn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Survival Foods

20
76 31
Hard candy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Survival Foods

21
68 26
Wheat is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Survival Foods

22
71 31
Dried Milk is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Survival Foods
Dried Milk

23
60 25
Flour is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Survival Foods

24
63 28
Canned Salmon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Survival Foods
Canned Salmon

25
63 29
Walnut is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Survival Foods

26
62 32
Pinto Bean is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Survival Foods

27
58 30
Beef is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Survival Foods

28
63 36
Lentil is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Survival Foods

29
48 25
Green bean is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Survival Foods

30
64 39
Spam is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Survival Foods

31
49 28
Kidney Bean is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Survival Foods

32
51 31
Coconut oil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Survival Foods

33
43 27
Pea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Survival Foods

34
47 32
Cornmeal is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Survival Foods

35
41 32
Garbanzo Bean is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Survival Foods

36
36 40
Sardines in oil, tinned is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Survival Foods

37
34 43
Canned pumpkin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Survival Foods

38
11 18
Twinkie is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Survival Foods
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24 39
Edamame is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Survival Foods

40
24 39
Black turtle bean is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Survival Foods

41
24 41
Seaweed is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Survival Foods

42
22 40
Lima Bean is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Survival Foods

43
22 41
Kale is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Survival Foods

44
23 45
Alfalfa Seed is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Survival Foods